Back End Web Developer

Employer: 

Unscene Squared Inc.

Location: 

Unscene Squared Inc.
2035 W. Grand Ave
Chicago, IL 60612
United States

Deadline: 

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Our Chicago based start-up company, located in Lincoln Park & West Town, is building a new, modern, web-based city guide and social media platform and currently seeking passionate back-end web developers who want to join a highly collaborative team of problem solvers where your opinions are not only valued, but required. You in?

We encourage each other to experiment, innovate, and create new ways to meaningfully improve our local discovery engine and the way users will interact with each other; together as a team, we help the group come up with a better solutions than we would as individuals to make the
urban experience unique in our metropolis.

As a developer, you will be responsible for managing the interchange of data between the server and the users. Your primary focus will be development of all server-side logic, definition and maintenance of databases.

You will work with large data sets (MongoDB), writing code primarily in JavaScript (node.js) for projects ranging from improving current system performance and scalability, to developing RESTful APIs to implement CRUD functions of the project, to analytics.

Degree required: B.S./B.A. in Computer Sciences. All experience levels may apply. Position is full-time.

Description of key qualifications:

  • Proficient knowledge of JavaScript
  • A solid knowledge of many (not necessarily all) of these technologies: Node.js, Express.js, MongoDB, Mongoose.js, NoSQL
  • Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes
  • Familiarity with API design
  • Proficient understanding of Git
  • Knowledge of UNIX commands

Apply via email to jobs@unscene.com and attach your cover letter & resume.